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Published by Ravi Kumar in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English



  • India


  • Dance -- India -- History,
  • Folk dancing -- India -- History

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Shanta Serbjeet Singh.
ContributionsSingh, Shanta Serbjeet.
LC ClassificationsGV1693 .I48 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL51753M
ISBN 10187852965X
LC Control Number99057785

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